Called "The Real Shame of the Nation," the study finds a close relationship between spending and test scores.
The next step would be a trial on the merits. Attorneys for legislative leaders would like to see the case thrown out.
Republicans accuse him of playing politics in an election year. He is running for re-election, and at least one legislative leader, Mike Turzai, is vying to oppose him.
The governor dropped his prior objections.
The state lawmaker from Philadelphia pointed to poor conditions at Cassidy Elementary to illustrate inequity.
The SRC told District officials to put one together that would let elected officials know what is actually needed
The report from EdBuild found that an absence of state guidance results in little relationship between tax burden and ability to pay. Proposed legislation would eliminate property taxes altogether, but would not solve the inequity problem.